Sunday, September 11, 2011

Porko Buco

8 lbs. pork shanks with sea salt and pepper

In to the DO @ 350* on a grid with Olive Oil to brown
pulled @ 35-min.

Added Carrots, Celery, Onion, Garlic and Anchovy paste

Simmered @ 275* for 5 hrs.

Served on a wonderful Polenta and Spinach that Jackie made
This was a truly wonderful meal

Recipe for Polenta:

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Sunday, September 4, 2011

Applewood Smoked Meatloaf

My wife Jackie makes a great meatloaf. She started
with 1 1/2 lb.20/80 ground beef, 1/2 lb. ground pork,
 2 finely chopped onions, 2 stalks celery
Then she added green bell pepper and cilantro

All the other ingredients: 2 sprigs fresh oregano, 3/4C oatmeal,
1 1/2t salt, 1t black pepper, 1t white pepper, 1t red pepper,
2 eggs 5.5 oz tomato juice, 5oz evaporated milk.

She mixed it all up and put it in a large loaf pan

On the Egg with a raised grid @ 275* for 1-hr.
with 2 baked potatoes  wrapped in foil

Added Apple wood for smoke, poured the liquid from
the meatloaf which Jackie made gravy from. Inverted the loaf pan
 onto the raised grid put the thermometer in still @ 275* until internal
 temp. 160*

Served with baked potato with sour cream, butter, and green onions.
A very delightful and delicious meal

Thanks for looking